Author Archives: Martina Landolt Photography

About Martina Landolt Photography

Being outside in nature capturing the beauty that lives among us on camera or in the mind's eye has healing powers. Discovering new and interesting subjects can have a wow factor from unique angles or from new lenses or camera settings. Photography is all about light and natural light is ever-changing creating photo challenges. I'm on a photographic journey in life. Thank you so for visiting my blog. Please leave your feedback & connect with me on Facebook, twitter or Linkedin.

Dog days of summer

For the parents out there, keeping children busy in the summer aside from a family vacation can be a challenge –whether you work or not.  If you have 2 or more kids, they may not like the same activity. My … Continue reading

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I missed my blog, but didn’t miss taking shots

It’s been a long time since I posted and it’s because I have been writing papers for graduate classes non-stop since I returned from Abu Dhabi, UAE.  After coming home from this amazing trip in December 2015, we had to … Continue reading

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Fall is on the Ground/Going Abroad

Well it’s been a while for one of my post.   I’ve been too busy studying the books and preparing for my trip abroad to UAE, Abu Dubai.  One of the safer Middle Eastern Areas, or so I hope. I’m … Continue reading

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Cherry Blossoms

Ok, so I’m a bit behind in seasonal photographs. I was looking through my catalog of photos and came across these beauties which decorate my back yard for a short time in the spring. Takes a closer look at the … Continue reading

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Happy Independence Day!

Well it’s been a long time since I posted a page on my blog.  So many things happening here at once, I have sometimes put my favorite things on the back burner so I can get something else done.  Time … Continue reading

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Contrasting close ups 

I love to take photographs of flowers and they are mostly when I view them in a flower shop or another retail market. Click, click, click and I save the best ones.  The staff doesn’t mind or they haven’t said … Continue reading

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Change your perspective…

…change your mind.  When we look at something from a different point of view it can change how we perceive things and how we may appreciate them. It doesn’t have to be from an airplane, it could be how you … Continue reading

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Smiling Back at You

Look, look, look over there, look up, it’s a bird, it’s a plane, it’s a huge beautiful colorful smile starting back at me.  Wow, pretty neat.  Although these colors are almost true to what the eyes saw, it was just … Continue reading

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Magical spheres

These beautiful spheres will brightly light up the lake on the several “illumination” nights planned for the Arboretum park this year. A spectacular sight to see if you buy tickets early enough before they sell out. Went last year and … Continue reading

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On the road again

Driving home from a wonderful day at the Morton Arboretum where the autumn colors has everyone flocking to see what they can. The sunset view up ahead takes your breath away. More colors to capture of a different nature. The … Continue reading

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